The table below looks at the statistics for the Server Support role in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Server Support in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Server Support
Rank 235 216 234
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Support 18 33 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.28% 0.46% 0.097%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.49% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 16 31 6
Average salary £38,750 £33,852 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.46% -17.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £38,000 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +1.58%
Server Support
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6214 6785 6878
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 95.31% 94.86% 94.88%
Number of salaries quoted 5075 5508 5887
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Server Support
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Server Support in the job title across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Server Support Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Server Support
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Server Support across the North West region.

Server Support Salary Trend in the North West

Server Support
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Server Support across the North West region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Server Support Salary Histogram in the North West

Server Support
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Server Support within the North West region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +8 13 £45,000 +30.43%
Cumbria -2 4 £19,750 - 1
Cheshire -9 1 £47,500 +37.68% 2
Server Support
England

Server Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the North West region that cited Server Support in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Server Support in their job title.

1 20 (64.52%) Windows
2 19 (61.29%) VMware
3 16 (51.61%) Active Directory
4 13 (41.94%) MS Exchange
4 13 (41.94%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (32.26%) Exchange Server 2007
5 10 (32.26%) Exchange Server 2010
5 10 (32.26%) NetApp
6 8 (25.81%) Microsoft
7 7 (22.58%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (22.58%) Data Mining
7 7 (22.58%) Systems Analysis
7 7 (22.58%) Office 365
7 7 (22.58%) Private Cloud
8 6 (19.35%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (16.13%) SCCM
10 4 (12.90%) Windows 8
10 4 (12.90%) Windows 7
10 4 (12.90%) SC Cleared
10 4 (12.90%) Security Cleared
10 4 (12.90%) SAN
10 4 (12.90%) AppSense
11 3 (9.68%) Finance
11 3 (9.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 3 (9.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 3 (9.68%) Hyperion
11 3 (9.68%) JD Edwards
11 3 (9.68%) Sage
11 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (9.68%) CRM

Server Support
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the North West region that cited Server Support in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Server Support in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (41.94%) MS Exchange
2 10 (32.26%) Exchange Server 2007
2 10 (32.26%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (9.68%) SharePoint
4 2 (6.45%) IIS
4 2 (6.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (3.23%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) MS Office
1 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (9.68%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 7 (22.58%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.90%) SAN
2 3 (9.68%) DNS
2 3 (9.68%) DHCP
2 3 (9.68%) FTP
3 2 (6.45%) TCP/IP
3 2 (6.45%) Firewall
3 2 (6.45%) NAS
4 1 (3.23%) LAN
4 1 (3.23%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (22.58%) Data Mining
2 3 (9.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (9.68%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (9.68%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.68%) Crystal Reports
General
1 3 (9.68%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 7 (22.58%) Private Cloud
2 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 20 (64.52%) Windows
2 13 (41.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (19.35%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (12.90%) Windows 7
4 4 (12.90%) Windows 8
5 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (22.58%) Business Intelligence
1 7 (22.58%) Systems Analysis
2 3 (9.68%) CRM
2 3 (9.68%) ERP
3 1 (3.23%) Configuration Management
3 1 (3.23%) Web Development
3 1 (3.23%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (3.23%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (3.23%) Server Patching
3 1 (3.23%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.23%) VBScript
1 1 (3.23%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (12.90%) SC Cleared
1 4 (12.90%) Security Cleared
2 3 (9.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (6.45%) NCDA
3 2 (6.45%) MCSE
3 2 (6.45%) MCSA
3 2 (6.45%) CCNA
3 2 (6.45%) CCA
3 2 (6.45%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (6.45%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.23%) CCNP
4 1 (3.23%) HP ASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (51.61%) Active Directory
2 3 (9.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (6.45%) XenDesktop
3 2 (6.45%) vSphere
4 1 (3.23%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (16.13%) SCCM
2 1 (3.23%) HP SIM
2 1 (3.23%) NetBackup
2 1 (3.23%) WSUS
Vendors
1 19 (61.29%) VMware
2 10 (32.26%) NetApp
3 8 (25.81%) Microsoft
4 4 (12.90%) AppSense
5 3 (9.68%) Hyperion
5 3 (9.68%) JD Edwards
5 3 (9.68%) Sage
5 3 (9.68%) SAP
5 3 (9.68%) Cognos
6 2 (6.45%) HP
6 2 (6.45%) Citrix
6 2 (6.45%) SolarWinds
7 1 (3.23%) Veeam
7 1 (3.23%) Cisco
7 1 (3.23%) IBM
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 9 hours ago
Cumbria
Capita - ITMS
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Macclesfield
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Including Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago